The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Worcestershire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.79% 20.63% 10.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.10% 41.94% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Average daily rate
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£305 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £323 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.41 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.79% +9.64%
Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 23.08% 49.21% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 9
Average daily rate £328 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £313 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £31.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.90% +24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Worcestershire region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Worcestershire region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -13 6 £275 -29.48% 2
Malvern - 1 £350 - 2
Evesham - 1 £305 -
Kidderminster - - - -
Bromsgrove - - - - 1
Droitwich - - - -
Redditch - - - - 1
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) OLTP
3 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (20.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) C#

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (20.00%) OLTP
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (6.67%) Toad
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) DBA
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Writer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (6.67%) WCF
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Information Management
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago